"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.